About US

Building the future

BeFound grew from the idea that all businesses have the right to be found online, whether they’re an established company, local bakery, or family-run restaurant.

Local SEO is still an untapped resource that has a huge amount of potential to unlock new business, bringing with it a flurry of customers who are ready to hand over their hard earned cash to enjoy everything that you have to offer.


Meet the team


With over 15 years of experience in SEO, we’ve grown and evolved with the industry, allowing us to position ourselves at the forefront of innovation.

We can transfer our experience to help grow your online and offline business, through the latest practices that SEO has to offer.

Sam Gooch

Sam Gooch

Founder & Director of Search

Sam Gooch has over 15 years of experience in SEO, working with a variety of clients across many industries.

Catia Gooch

Catia Gooch

QA Tester

Catia Gooch is a talented QA Tester and data analyst with a wealth of experience in marketing and technologies.

Who we’ve worked with

With over a decade of dedication to the field of SEO, we are highly proficient in spearheading SEO initiatives across a diverse spectrum of businesses and industries. Our extensive experience spans agency, in-house, and SaaS-based clients, enabling us to address unique challenges and deliver successful SEO solutions regardless of the business model.

what our clients say

Before working with BeFound, I wasn’t aware just how much of a game changer SEO could be. Thanks to BeFound, I’ve had a constant stream of customers contact me via the website, which has completely transformed my business.

Pete Allen

Owner, Piano Tuner & Repairs

Sam has knowledge of sourcing new avenues of traffic as well as improving page positioning on Google. Sam is a canny guy, and always figures out a way to sort a problem. SEO needs a magician, get Sam!

John Booker

Co-Founder, B2BFinance

I’m happy to recommend Sam highly. He has a solid and deep understanding on all aspects of SEO & SEM and is a pleasure to work with. He is thorough and creative with his solutions and analysis of the situation.

Neil Dagger

Head of Marketing, Nominet

BeFound offered a very friendly, professional & efficient service. After only a few weeks my website was appearing on page 1 of Google for. All of my classes are now at capacity, so I couldn’t be happier with the results!

Carol Renee

Owner, TheArtClass

our Work

With over 15 years of experience in the industry, we have worked with a number of businesses of all sizes, covering many sectors and verticals.

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Get in touch to find out how we can help connect your business to customers locally.